What's this about

Blind spots can be dangerous, both to you and other drivers. It's important to know exactly where your blind spots are.

When you're finished, you'll know how to:


Understand where the blind spots on your car are


Check your blind spots


Stay out of other people's blind spots

Knowing your blind spots

When you're driving there will be big areas around your car that you won't be able to see by just looking forward or in your mirrors. These are called blind spots.

When should I check my blind spot?

Check your blind spots whenever you're unsure about what's around your vehicle.

Staying out of blind spots

Knowing where your own blind spots are will help you stay out of other people's blind spots

Am I ready?

Feeling good about this lesson? Tick off the skills you're confident you can do. When you've ticked them all, it might be time to move on to the next lesson.

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Scanning for hazards

When you're driving, a hazard is anything that may require you to take action to avoid danger.

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